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Jon Stenhugg book signing in Stockholm

Jon will be signing copies of his book at En Annan Bokhandel, Skaerholmen.


King Harold Day at Epping Forest Museum

14:30 - 17:30
Helen Hollick will be at the Waltham Abbey Epping Forest Museum, Sun Street on Saturday October 8th from 2:30 pm for King Harold Day. 


Linda Alvis at West Bristol Arts Trail

Worrall and Robin author Linda Alvis will be exhibiting her artwork at Venue 5 on the West Bristol Arts trail. Click here for further information.


Poetry tours by Michael Brown

Michael Brown curates poetry tours at Cambridge University festival of ideas (booking essential via their website as last year the tours sold out in 24hours) For further information please click here.


Michael Brown launches "Mercurial"

Michael Brown launches his latest book "Mercurial" at Waterstones bookstore Cambridge, this is a free event as part of the Cambridge festival of ideas. 


Making History, Bristol Literature Festival

14:00 - 16:30
For more information, please click here.


SilverWood Social 2016

14:00 - 21:30
The SilverWood Writing Day & Social is taking place at the Mercure Brigstow on October 29th. FFI and booking please see our news item here.


Poetry workshop run by Michael Brown

14:00 - 15:30

Michael is running a poetry workshop at Anglia Ruskin University for Cambridge University festival of ideas.

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Matlock the Hare by Phil and Jacqui Lovesey

The final part of the Most Majecilus trilogy reaches its whammet-dudging finale in a majickal tale that will have you chickling, eyesplashing and dudging your whammies one last time…

Matlock the Hare [Hardback Edition] by Phil and Jacqui Lovesey

The final part of the Most Majecilus trilogy reaches its whammet-dudging finale in a majickal tale that will have you chickling, eyesplashing and dudging your whammies one last time…

Mercurial by Michael Brown

A visceral and undulant poetry collection.

Controlling Charlotte by Charlotte Hains

The eagerly anticipated follow-up to 'Introducing Charlotte'.

Fortune's Wheel by Carolyn Hughes

Plague widow Alice atte Wode is desperate to find her missing daughter, but her neighbours are rebelling against their masters and their mutiny is hindering the search.

The Boy Who Yawned by Mark Dando

A children's rhyme about a little boy whose yawning gets him in to an unlikely spot of trouble.

Kill the Robot by Mark Dando and Doug Richardson

By itself, this book won't make you more confident – but if you practise the thinking disciplines it describes, over time your confidence will increase.

The Spirit Lives by Alison Porter

The story of a desperate quest for the truth – for closure, and also revenge.

Goose Bump, Bumpity, Bump by Kathryn Harries

A beautifully illustrated children's story about a clumsy goose learning to fly.

Goodnight, William by Kathryn Harries

When William keeps hearing strange noises at bedtime, his imagination runs wild.

My Bermuda Books by Richard Leigh-Harris

Professional musician Richard-Leigh Harris discusses his views on various topics, from politics to the arts, in this second memoir.

Solving the Property Puzzle by Gill Fielding

Secret Millionaire Gill Fielding's guide to investing in property.

True Colours by Elly Redding

Could you ever trust again the man who broke your heart?

Uneasy Sleepers by Jeremy HH York

AB Gets His Wings by Richard Bland

The touching story of AB the teddy bear and his exciting aviation adventures.

The Girl in the Hat Shop by Leila Cassell

In 1940s London, a young Jewish woman with the ability to see the future receives horrifying visions of the Blitz.

The Shame of Innocence by Nikki Copleston

A chilling murder mystery involving a young teenage girl and a stern detective.

A Way to Go by Rhea Wells

A first hand, heartfelt account of one woman's life journey.

How to Find the Way Out by Luke Pemberton

A candid, personal account of one mans experience with anxiety and depression.

Not Just A Crown of Thorns by Robert O Russell

Poems from the heart by the author of 'The Right Way'.

There's No Such Thing as Monsters by Kylie Holmes

Tom believes that monsters live in his bedroom. His mum tells him there's no such thing. Is she right?

Dancing With Shadows by Adrian Churchward

Book 2 of the Puppet Meisters Trilogy.

Dancing With Shadows [Hardback Edition] by Adrian Churchward

Book 2 of the Puppet Meisters Trilogy.

The Secret Life of Freaks by Ben Sansum

The second novel from the author of 'Spannered'.

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